WordPress Tip: A Custom Welcome Message for your Users

A working community site will have it’s members returning every so often to log in and update their information. A simple way to encourage this behavior is to display a custom welcome message (something that WP doesn’t natively do) whenever an already-logged-in member revisits your site.

In the example below I display a default message encouraging new sign ups, but whenever an already registered and signed in member is on the site, it shows them a welcome message using their username and encourages them to edit their profile.

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